• Boeing 787 Dreamliner

    Boeing's Dreamliner In Trouble Again

    Two Japanese carriers cancelled three Boeing 787 services, less than two weeks since they were back in the air.
  • Insulin resistance may cause Alzheimer plaques

    People with insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes are more likely to develop plaques in the brain associated with Alzheimer's disease, researchers in Japan reported on Thursday.
  • Top 10 Destinations for Independent Travelers in 2010

    Once again, the writers, editors, and community at BootsnAll have collected up our best recommendations for destinations we think are worth considering for any independent traveler. Lists like this seem to be everywhere these days, which is another reason we try to make ours special by
  • Toyota to boost Japan output of Lexus cars: paper

    Toyota Motor Corp will boost production capacity for its Lexus luxury cars in Japan by about 35 percent in 2009 to meet growing demand in emerging countries such as Russia and China, the Nikkei business daily reported on Wednesday.
  • 'Titanic' Contemporary Cruises to Japan

    The world’s oldest ocean-going passenger vessel, two years younger than the ill-fated Titanic, arrived in Japan's southernmost island over the weekend as part of a global tour.
  • Japan Rice Crops Struggle

    Japan's agricultural ministry graded the current rice crop situation index as rather bad on average nationwide, the ministry said on Thursday.
  • Fukuoka, Sapporo Exchanges Told to Improve Oversight

    The Ministry of Finance of Japan issued a business improvement administrative order to Fukuoka Stock Exchange and Sapporo Stock Exchange on Friday, questioning the operation of their market monitoring systems to prevent illegal trading and the quality of troubleshooting aids.